Rep. Earl Harris served in the Indiana House since 1983. He died of cancer Monday.
Indiana legislators are trying to figure out what the Supreme Court's ruling on Medicaid means for the state.
One author of the statewide smoking ban says the legislation has been butchered by the Senate.
The bill originally exempted the gaming floors of gambling facilities, cigar and hookah bars, tobacco shops and social clubs.
A statewide smoking ban is headed for a vote in the House next week.
A bill proposing a ban on smoking in public places was heard by an Indiana Senate committee for the first time Wednesday.
The first few weeks of the 2011 legislative session have seen both charged language and an unexpected amount of laughs on the floor of the Indiana House.
Mayors of some Indiana cities with partial smoking bans say they’re watching the statewide debate on the topic.
A bill to ban smoking in public places is on its way to the state senate.
Several exemptions have been included in a statewide smoking ban the state legislature is debating.